Academic staff

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  • Ashby, Dr Patricia

    Emeritus Fellow

    I am an Emeritus Fellow to the University of Westminster and a National Teaching Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.


  • Caink, Dr Andrew

    Principal Lecturer

    I am a Principal Lecturer in English Language and Linguistics, having joined the department in 2003. I'm Course Leader for...

  • Denroche, Dr Charles

    Senior Lecturer

    I have been lecturing in linguistics and applied-language studies at Westminster since 2001 on undergraduate and postgraduate programmes for the...

  • Ihemere, Dr Kelechukwu

    Senior Lecturer

    I am a Senior Lecturer in English Language and Linguistics. I was educated at Newcastle University where I studied for...

  • Karatsareas, Dr Petros

    Lecturer in English Language and Linguistics

    I hold a Ptychion (equivalent to BA Hons) in Greek Philology from the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, an...

  • Pagan, Dr Heather


    Dr. Pagan received her doctorate in French from the University of Toronto in 2006. 

  • Shaw, Dr Sylvia

    Senior Lecturer in English Language

    I joined the University of Westminster in 2016, where I am a Senior Lecturer in English Language and teach...

  • Sutherland, Dr Sean

    Senior Lecturer

    I was educated at Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada (Bachelor of Journalism, 1994; Master of Applied Language Studies, 2001) and the...

  • Syea, Dr Anand


    I have been a full-time member of staff at the University of Westminster since 1991. I have taught a number...

  • Sylvester, Professor Louise

    Professor of English Language

    I am Professor in English Language and teach modules on semantics and lexicology, language and gender and narrative.

    I was educated...


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